E-Learning Provocateur

My favourite is Audacity. Oh, yes, it’s free! Are you looking for a good audio recorder/editor? I’ve got the Beta version (1.3.5), and it works very well for me.

How to Improve Audio Quality with Audacity


In this post, we’ll show you how you can use a free audio program to create high-quality audio for your eLearning courses. One of the most popular ones is actually free to use. Audacity is the perfect introduction to the world of editing audio. Find out more about Audacity.

Editing Audio with Audacity

The Learning Dispatch

Editing audio is a fairly straightforward process, especially when you have excellent (not to mention free!) tools like Audacity at your disposal. or later) Audacity (free download here ) An audio file (Audacity natively supports major formats like WAV , AIFF , MP3, and OGG.

Podcasting for E-Learning – Tour of Audacity’s User Interface

The E-Learning Curve

In my previous post , I discussed interface metaphors, and showed a video example of the process behind the analog tape-editing metaphor used by most media editing tools - including Audacity. Figure 1 shows the primary menu options and functions of Audacity.

Podcasting for E-Learning: Audio Editing + Audacity

The E-Learning Curve

Previously in this series of E-Learning Curve Blog posts about Podcasting for E-Learning, I discussed downloading and installing the open source audio editor called Audacity.

Best Free eLearning Tools of 2010 – eLearningTV, November 17, 2010


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Udemy for you and me

E-Learning Provocateur

It seems like every time you blink, another free tool becomes available to help you create online learning resources. One of them is Udemy – a web-based platform that enables anyone to create and deliver online courses for free. Feel free to share these links with your friends.

LearnTrends Audacity and More - Best of eLearning Learning September 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Upcoming Free eLearning Webinars. Free as in Freedom , September 5, 2009. Moodle LMS: Hot Potatoes is Now Free! - Over 100 Free Handwritten Fonts , September 29, 2009. LearnTrends 2009 – Free Online Conference , September 21, 2009. Two Free Online Conferences , September 21, 2009. Audacity (12). Podcasting for E-Learning – Tour of Audacity’s User Interface , September 4, 2009. Best of eLearning Learning. September 2009.

7 Free Audio Editors for Your E-Learning Courses

Rapid eLearning

Here’s a list of some free audio editors that are more than sufficient for what you may need for most of your elearning course production. So I included links to the free software’s learning community to help you if you have detailed questions. Audacity.

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I want to break free #twistedpair

Learning with e's

Sparrow and his crew fight numerous battles with the powers that be, and ultimately using his guile and audacity he triumphs again and again, but always with a cost. To break free from a mental prison, you will need to change the way you think.

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It’s Not Too Late! How to Reduce Audio Noise in Your Recordings (For Free)

Visual Lounge

Luckily there is a free method to make your track easier on the ears. The Free Way – Audacity. In this economy who wouldn’t take the free option when available? If you aren’t looking to invest in high-end audio software, Audacity is a free piece of software created and maintained by a community of programmers and audio experts. More on that later… Here’s how it works: Noise Removal Audacity – Create, Discover and Share GIFs on Gfycat.

Great FREE Software Downloads

The eLearning Coach

And every so often, some great software comes along that saves time and frustration and can be downloaded for free. Here’s a list of free software downloads I’ve collected that I wanted to share with readers—some I’ve used and others have been recommended. Audacity.

Over 75 Free Rapid E-Learning Resources

Rapid eLearning

Also, here’s a link to the 200 free rapid elearning tutorials I posted a while back. Audacity : free open source audio recording and editing software. Creative Commons audio : good sites to get free audio for your courses. : free and inexpensive fonts.

ELO Conference Resources

Kapp Notes

GoAnimate: 14 Day Free Trial: Audacity: Free Download: [link]. Basic Steps for Saving an Audacity File from Karl Kapp. Here are resources for the March 7th workshop. We’ll cover a variety of products in our Maker Faire.

eLearning Voice Over Tip: How to Eliminate Background Noise

eLearning Brothers

In my video, I’ll be using Adobe Audition and Audacity, which is a free tool. So if you don’t have Adobe Audition, you can watch the end of this video and see how you can use Audacity. Also, you can download Audacity here.

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Podcasting for E-Learning: Editing and Producing Podcasts

The E-Learning Curve

While there are many excellent commercial, free-to-use, and open source audio editing applications applications available, the editor I will talk about during this series is called Audacity. You can use Audacity to: Record live audio. So, let's download and install Audacity.

9 Free Tools That Help Me Build Better E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

They want to know about free tools that they can use to build their elearning courses. I’m a junky for all of the free stuff online. However, just because an application is free or can do something cool doesn’t mean that it’s really practical. Audacity.

10 Free Audio Programs to Use for E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

Today I want to share some free or inexpensive ways to work with the audio in your elearning courses. Audacity. I’ve mentioned Audacity before. It’s an audio editor that is free and easy to use for beginners. It’s also free, which is a big plus. Free Music Archive.

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16 Free Tools to Create Media for Learning

Take an e-Learning Break

In thiscomplimentary webinar, learn about 16 different free tools that can help youwith your media creation and revision. Tools covered will include: • JayCut • Video Spin • The Aviary Suite of Tools • Audacity • GIMP • Jing • Kuler • Inkscape • More Thepresenter will show all 16 tools and give a brief description on how they canbe leveraged to create professional-quality assets for your online trainingcourses

Course Content Authoring Tools – Open Source (Free)

eLearning 24-7

The list is followed by free open source software that mimics and can even beat – IMO some of its more well known competitors – that you might use when building your WBT. All software below is free. CourseLab - E-learning authoring tool that offers programming-free WYSIWYG environment for creating very nice interactive e-learning content which can be published on the Internet, Learning Management Systems (LMS), ADL SCORM 2004 CERTIFIED.

Free and easy in Luxembourg

Clive on Learning

I was asked to speak to an audience of air traffic control trainers from around Europe about the advantages and disadvantages of open source and free software, a space usually occupied by my colleague Jane Hart.

Web Communications (Almost Always) for Free

Web Tools for Learners

Blogs can be free – for example. Blogger – – It’s free and totally WYSIWYG, plus there’s lots of information on how to use it. If you just want a way for a group’s members to communicate, check out Google Groups – [link] – It’s free, email-based and asynchronous. If you do want to talk to a small group all at the same time, you might try Skype – [link] – also free.

Free, now with added capitalisation

Learning Rocks

I've just trawled through the working and reworking of ideas spawned by Chris Anderson's book Free. If it costs nothing to make, then you give it away Free. There are various broadsides levelled at the likes of publishers for daring to complain that people might reasonably be expected to pay for reading news or what have you, but there are counterclaims that Free TV is struggling (has anyone called an ambulance for ITV?) Yet I have not seen free elearning content.

Free, now with added capitalisation

Learning Rocks

I've just trawled through the working and reworking of ideas spawned by Chris Anderson's book Free. If it costs nothing to make, then you give it away Free. There are various broadsides levelled at the likes of publishers for daring to complain that people might reasonably be expected to pay for reading news or what have you, but there are counterclaims that Free TV is struggling (has anyone called an ambulance for ITV?) Yet I have not seen free elearning content.

Recording Virtual Field Trips

E-Learning Acupuncture

The free version allows you to make video capture clips up to 30 seconds in length. I used Audacity. It’s a free audio recording software. Windows movie Maker is free and is pre-installed with Windows XP and VISTA.

Online Learning Maker Faire Pre-Session Downloads

Kapp Notes

If you don’t have audio software, you can download Audacity for free and us that software. Audacity. On Wednesday of this week, I am conducting with 6 other folks an exciting event at Online Learning. We are doing a Maker Faire of elearning development.

Podcasting like a pro! (Part 2) – How to edit and publish your podcast recording


First step is to download Audacity & AoA Audio Extractor , and if you would like to use introductory and closing music you can find links to free resources in this post. Step 2: Familiarize yourself with Audacity by visiting any of the following. Audacity Quick Help (should be installed locally, internet version if it isn’t). Audacity Manual (should be installed locally, internet version if it isn’t). Editing sound quality using Audacity.

Training 2015 Conference: eLearning Maker Faire Resources

Kapp Notes

Codebaby (Please Download the Free 30 day Trial). GoAnimate (Download Free 14 day trial). Next: Please download Audacity and create a short introductory script as an audio file. Download Audacity here.

Gas makes a splash in 3D worlds

E-Learning Acupuncture

If you know of any other examples of companies using Second Life for training purposes, feel free to share them with us by clicking the comments button below I spent about 15 minutes this morning with Tim Allen, Head of Technology for Crompco Corporation.

Podcasting Equipment Setup and Software I use on the 10-Minute Teacher


Royalty Free Music. I purchased the royalty-free stock audio from Audioblocks. Note that you can try it for free. Audacity is a free, handy open source audio editing tool. Then, I export it and do some pre-editing in Audacity , which is free.

Fresh Finds

Mike Taylor

You can register for free and we’ll keep you informed of all we’re doing and remind you when it is time for our next monthly edition. – my personal favorite source of free stock photos and graphics. Audacity.

Top 10 eLearning Resources You May Not Have Thought Of

eLearning Brothers

Audacity. Audacity is a free eLearning tool that you can download and edit your audio. Guest post by Robert Morris. The upswing of the eLearning industry is showing no signs of slowing down.

TCC09: Podcasting with Section 508

Experiencing eLearning

open source software options: Audacity. Mixer–no open source ones out there, but Audacity does a lot. Learning In Hand has a free booklet with step-by-step directions for getting started with podcasting–good for K-12 or higher ed. Audacity. free mp3 encoder.

1st update on 10 Tools Challenge 2013

Jane Hart

29- Audacity 47- iTunes and iTunesU. 3 – For those who would like some help with using these tools, I’m putting together a collection of continuously updated (ad-free) online Quick Guides in the 100 Tools Knowledge Base.

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Open source in corporate learning – The need to take it seriously.

Learning Cafe

In production and development, open source is a philosophy that promotes free redistribution and access to an end product’s design and implementation details. Audacity is an audio editor you can edit, fine tune and change audio recordings.

4 Tutorials to Help You Become an Audio Pro


As I said before, I’m no Jedi Master with audio (maybe a Padawan …), but even I can muddle my way through basic audio-editing using Audacity. . Audacity is free, open-source software for recording and editing audio. Recording Audio with Audacity.

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12 eLearning Audio and Video Tools

DigitalChalk eLearning

Screencast-O-Matic is free for Windows or Mac users. You can add high-quality screen captions and annotations, all for free. Audacity. Audacity is a free, open-source, cross-platform software for recording and editing sounds. With Audacity, record live audio, cut, copy, or mix sounds together, change the speed or pitch of a recording, and more. Screenr is completely free and compatible for Windows and Mac users, with no install!

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